Senate Highway Bill Includes GHG Measures, Scaled-Back EV Spending

May 24, 2021
The Senate environment committee is poised to vote on a bipartisan highway bill that proposes an array of initial steps to address greenhouse gas emissions tied to road projects, though they fall short of significant low-carbon investments that the Biden administration is seeking as part of a broad infrastructure package. The $303 billion bill, floated May 22 ahead of a May 26 markup in the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee (EPW), would require a federal rulemaking to spur states...

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